SUSL Staff Directory

Dr. LS Lekamge

Senior Lecturer

slekamge@appsc.sab.ac.lk

Office: +94-0453454519

Qualifications

  • D.Eng. (Information Science and Control Engineering), Nagaoka University of Technology, Japan (August 2017)
  • M.Eng. (Management and Information Systems Engineering), Nagaoka University of Technology, Japan (August 2014)
  • B.Sc. in Computation and Management, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka (August 2010)

Profile

I am attached to the Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka as a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Computing and Information Systems, Faculty of Applied Sciences. After being graduated from University of Peradeniya in 2010, I joined the same as a member of the academic supportive staff at the Department of Statistics and Computer Science, Faculty of Science. I started my career as a lecturer in 2011 at the Department of Computing and Information Systems, Faculty of Applied Sciences, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka. I have successfully completed my Masters and Doctoral studies at the Graduate School of Engineering, Nagaoka University of Technology, Japan in 2014 and 2017 respectively. 


Research Interests

  • Affective Computing
  • Music Data Mining 
  • Human Informatics 
  • Ambient Biomedical Engineering
  • Bio-signal Processing
  • Bio-feedback Systems

Participation in Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Programmes/Extension Courses/Short Courses/Visiting Lectures

  • Induction Program for Academic Staff conducted by the Staff Development Centre, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka (April 2016)
  • International Graduate Course for Continuing Professional Development in Doctoral Program, Graduate School of Engineering, Nagaoka University of Technology, Japan (August 2017)

Research Publication in Indexed Journals

  • Sugeeswari Lekamge, Masaki Nakachi, Shu Sato, Kanetoshi Ito, and Shusaku Nomura, “Alleviation of the Acute Stress Response following Mild Orange Essential Oil Administration,” IEEJ Transactions on Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Vol.12, No.S1, pp.158-163, 05.06.2017.


Research Publication in refereed Journals

  • Sugeeswari Lekamge, Masaki Nakachi, Shu Sato, Kanetoshi Ito, and Shusaku Nomura, “Psychophysiological Effects of Aroma Inhalation during a Short-term Cognitive Stressor: A Preliminary Study using Eight Different Aromas,” International Journal of Affective Engineering, Vol.16, No.3, pp.213-220, 27.06.2017.
  • Sugeeswari Lekamge, Ashu Marasinghe, Pradeep Kalansooriya, and Shusaku Nomura, “A Visual Interface for Emotion based Music Navigation using Subjective and Objective Measures of Emotion Perception,” International Journal of Affective Engineering, Vol.15, No.2, pp.205-211, 30.06.2016.

Published as full paper at the National/International Conferences/Symposium

  • Sugeeswari Lekamge, Ashu Marasinghe, and Pradeep Kalansooriya, “A Visual Interface for Music Navigation based on Subjective and Objective Measures of Music Emotion Perception,” in Proc. The 1st International Symposium on Affective Science and Engineering (ISASE), Tokyo, Japan, pp.1-5, 23.03.2015.
  • Sugeeswari Lekamge and Ashu Marasinghe, "Developing a Smart City Model that Ensures the Optimum Utilization of Existing Resources in Cities of All Sizes." in Proc. 2013 IEEE International Conference on Biometrics and Kansei Engineering (ICBAKE), Tokyo, Japan, pp.202-207, 05.07.2013.

Published in abstract/Extended abstract at the National/International Conferences/Symposium

  • Sugeeswari Lekamge, Masaki Nakachi, Shu Sato, Kanetoshi Ito, and Shusaku Nomura, “Psychophysiological Effects of Orange Aroma Inhalation during a Short-term Cognitive Stressor.” in Abs. The 7th Annual Research Session of Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka (ARSSUSL), Belihuloya, Sri Lanka, pg.20, 13.12.2017.
  • Sugeeswari Lekamge, Ashu Marasinghe, and Pradeep Kalansooriya, “PCA based Visualization of Digital Music Libraries in Assisting Emotion based Music Navigation." in Abs. The 3rd International GIGAKU Conference in Nagaoka (IGCN), Nagaoka, Japan, pg.51, 21.06.2014.
  • Sugeeswari Lekamge and Ashu Marasinghe, “Emotion based Classification of Sri Lankan Folk Songs,” in Abs. The 1st International Conference on Energy, Environment and Human Engineering (ICEEHE), Yangon, Myanmar, pg.69, 22.12.2013.

Editor-in-Chief of Journals/Editorial Board Member/Program Chair/Reviewer

Editorial Board Member

  • The 1st International Conference on Energy Environment and Human Engineering (ICEEHE), Yangon, Myanmar (21st-23rd Dec.2013)

Conference Committe Member

  • The 4th International GIGAKU Conference in Nagaoka (IGCN), Nagaoka, Japan (19th-21st Jun.2015)

Reviewer

  • EdHat International Research Conference on Information Communication Technology (IRCICT), Sri Lanka, (23rd Nov.2018)